June 2020 Local Market Update

Your local market update. What’s happening here in our local neighborhood? Is now a good time to buy or sell a home in East County, Brentwood, Contra Costa County, 94513 and Oakley, California, 94561? With all the uncertainty going on, what should we do? We currently, as of the time of this video, at 163 … Continued

Are all realtors the same?

So stop me if you’ve ever heard this one. Every realtor is the same, right? Wrong. Would you say that all doctors are the same? What about all lawyers? No. Tattoo artists? No. Well then why do people think that all realtors are the same? Research shows that almost 90% of new realtors quit in … Continued

What to expect when buying a home?

So you’re thinking about buying a home and you don’t know where to start. Purchasing a home is most likely going to be one of the largest investments that you ever make in your lifetime. You need an experienced professional agent to walk you through each phase to ensure that your best interests are protected. … Continued

Local Market Update

Don’t gamble with your future. Listen, I’m going to get to that later, but right now it’s time for the great news. If you’re thinking of buying a house, you’ll want to know that loan limits have increased from 2020. So what does that mean to you? Why do you need to know this? I … Continued

1852 Aurora Court

This home in the heart of Brentwood is perfect for a new family. The tile floors pair beautifully with the gourmet kitchen with an eat in bar area, breakfast bar, and tons of cabinetry with warm tones throughout. Family room combines with the kitchen with a gorgeous brick fireplace for the most cozy feel. Immaculate … Continued

Zestimate

Let’s just say you had a really good idea of what they look like or how they work. Right? But you never really spoke to them and you’ve never really seen them. Would you marry them? No way! Me either. That’s sort of like trusting Zillow to value your home. You see, Zillow is an … Continued

Take a look at 4175 Camino Diablo.

This home is everything good for the heart and soul. A serene countryside with fenced lining surrounds the property. There is plenty of space for farm life with the large white wood chicken coop, cleanly animal facility, and round pen for training those animals. Outside the country-style home is a gorgeous porch that wraps around … Continued

Certified turn-key home

What is a certified turn-key home? Great question. Well, have you ever heard of a certified pre-owned car? Did you know that research shows that they sell for just around 13% more than cars that sell that aren’t certified pre-owned? Well, selling a certified turn-key home is very similar. It consists of getting all the … Continued

Are we going to a recession?

Here is a question that keeps coming up and we keep getting asked. The question is Are We going into a recession?  It’s important to remember, recession does not equal a housing crisis.  According to Doug Brien, CEO of Mynd Property Management he stated, “With the exception of two recessions the Great Recession from 2007-2009 … Continued

Which credit score means the most?

Which credit score means the most? Credit scores can be very confusing, especially for the first-time homebuyers who may need a little help getting into the home they are actually dreaming about. Chances are, when it comes to credit, you’ve heard about FICO and Experian and Vantage and more. But what do they all mean? … Continued